Rock-Tenn Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 01, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RKT stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 50% increase over the same period a year ago. At the
current stock price of $114.55, the dividend yield is 1.05%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RKT was $114.55,
representing a -0.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $115.23 and
a 102.85% increase over the 52 week low of $56.47.
RKT is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Kimberly-Clark Corporation (
) and Ball Corporation (
). RKT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $8.68. Zacks Investment Research reports RKT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 58.13%, compared to an
industry average of 5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to RKT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RKT as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Basic Materials (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Value (
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/Barra Value Index Fund (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IVOV with an increase of
10.43% over the last 100 days. FXZ has the highest percent
weighting of RKT at 3.35%.